RELATED STORIES If you’ve been investing your quarantine devouring Netflix’s true-crime doc series Tiger King, we urge you to paws your binge and absorb the complying with news: There’s a limited series in the jobs starring Kate McKinnon.
We’re not kitten about.
As reported last fall, the SNL celebrity is set to play Carole Baskin– the CEO of Big Cat Rescue who figures plainly in the Netflix doc– in the job, which is in advancement at Universal Content Productions. Speak about purr-fect casting, eh?
Based upon the Joe Exotic podcast, the miniseries (just like the Netflix doc) fixates Baskin’s impressive feud with fellow huge pet cat enthusiast Joe “Exotic” Schreibvogel.
While there is presently no network or streamer connected to the McKinnon-fronted and also EP ‘d scripted variation, the outbreak success of Tiger King will no question increase the project’s account (and sweeten its prospects) exponentially. (A Universal rep tells TVLine that Tiger King continues to be in active development.)
Therefore, that can you envision playing cat as well as computer mouse with McKinnon as the flamboyant Joe Exotic himself? My gut is informing me the part is Thomas Lennon’s to lose.
Hit the comments with your Joe Exotic casting suggestions, and, while you’re down there, allow us know where you currently are in your Tiger King binge. Oh, and [spoiler sharp] what do you think occurred to Carole’s hubby?!